By Glen Owens For The Mail On Sunday
Published: 22:10 BST, 1 September 2018 | Updated: 22:10 BST, 1 September 2018
A £1.8 million plan to stop churches and other places of worship falling into disrepair is to be launched.
Under the scheme, which is managed by Historic England, volunteers will help to maintain buildings and look at ways of throwing them open to wider use by the community.
An 18-month pilot, to run in rural Suffolk and urban Manchester,